Indian must be the most aromatic cuisine in the world. There's no mistaking that heady mix of cardamom, turmeric, ginger and other such spices.

Here are our favourite places to enjoy in a rich curry, some street food or something fired in the tandoor.


Indian fine-dining by chef Adam D'Sylva.

20 Duckboard Place
Melbourne VIC 3000

Horn Please

Locals love the Sunday-night buffet.

167 St Georges Road
Fitzroy North VIC


All about careful adjustments to the classics.

365 365 Brunswick Street
Fitzroy VIC 3065

Tadka Boom!

Fast, healthy meals in colourful, modernist surrounds.

Shop 22, Goldsbrough Lane Corner of Bourke Street and William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000